Please contact UCI Sailing to schedule your ratings test (949-270-8160). Then you will need to register and pay for the test below. These classes/tests are needed to take and pass to be able to purchase a membership. Three hour sessions include an orientation, review, a written test and sailing test. These classes are by boat type. Once you pass one, you are eligible to buy a membership to be able to sail that specific boat. On-the-water tests will be conducted first and those who pass will, then, take the written test (all within the rating class session).
Please contact UCI Sailing either by phone (949-270-8160) or email firstname.lastname@example.org to coordinate a ratings class.
|UCISA Dinghy Rating Class & Test
||Location: Marina Park, Newport Beach
|Description: This rating session will include an orientation for rigging RS Quests, a review of sailing and program expectations and a test of on the water skills. A written test will be given at the conclusion of the session. Class is not intended as a learn-to-sail session. UCI Boating staff will review new boats, the facility and docking procedure. Participants will demonstrate sailing skills on the water. Be prepared to capsize and right your boat. The class will be conducted in RS Quests. Successful completion of the class will qualify participants to reserve RS Quests, Lido 14s and Sabots. Rating session prerequisite: Beginner and intermediate dinghy class completion or and a solid grasp of handling a dinghy on ones own, safely. Rating class is intended for individuals interested in becoming rated for UCI Sailing passes and boat rentals. Participating in this session does not guarantee you will pass the test and obtain your rating. Participants that do not pass may re-take the class again at full price. Ratings sessions may be postponed if weather conditions are unsafe or not suitable for assessing skills. Call (949) 824-5770 for weather and sailing class recorded updates.
|UCISA J22 Rating Class & Test
||Location: Marina Park, Newport Beach
|Description: This rating session includes an orientation on the J/22 docking configuration and launching/tie up protocol, keelboat rigging and sailing skills/expectations and on the water skills test. A written test will also take place at the conclusion of the session. This is not a learn-to-sail class. Participants will sail with crew members and will be required to demonstrate individual sailing skills. Prerequisite: Keelboat 1 and 2 or equivalent. Rating class in intended for individuals interested in become rated for UCI Sailing passes or boat rentals. A J/22 rating does not include a dinghy rating, which must be obtained separately. A dinghy rating is not required to obtain a J/22 rating. Participating in this class does not guarantee you will pass the test and obtain your rating. Participants that do not pass may re-take the class again at full price. Ratings sessions may be postponed if weather conditions are unsafe or not suitable for assessing skills. Call (949) 824-5770 for weather and sailing class recorded updates.
STEPS TO REGISTER FOR CLASS:
To Register for a rating class, you will need to create a guest account - here are the steps:
If you are a current UCI Student or an ARC member, please contact Campus Recreation Services (949-824-3738).
You will need to set up a new account for Marina Park.
For any questions on creating a guest account, please contact Campus Recreation Services (949-824-3738).
- Visit the Campus Recreation Secure Site and Select "Become a Guest"
- Enter Personal Information (click 'Find your Primary Club' - you will need to choose Marina Park as your Primary Club).
- Create online credentials
- Go to Home Page - Select Program Registration
- Select Boating
- Navigate to rating test you want to register for and click view programs.
- Select 'Add to Cart' for desired class and continue from there.
UCI Sailing Passes & Boat Rentals
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Call (949) 270-8160 for more information
(949) 824-5770 for weather and sailing class recorded updates.
*must have a UCI Sailing rating